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Youth employment and apprenticeships

Youth employment and apprenticeships for 16 to 25-year- olds.

This programme engages, informs and motivates young people to make progress in their development, beyond school leaving age, including those defined as NEET (not in education, employment and training) and most at risk of social exclusion.


Youth employment and apprenticeships

Our team of specialist Personal Advisors deliver tailored coaching and one-to-one support. Complementary training activity is designed to equip young people with the necessary practical skills to succeed.
Our personal support may include careers advice, work experience adapted to ability, employability training to enhance the skills necessary to gain and remain in work, practical job searching and brokered work opportunities or access to further progression routes for young people.

Our Youth Employment programme currently supports over 500 young people each year across Newham, Barking & Dagenham and Waltham Forest, moving nearly 80% of participants into sustained employment, apprenticeships and other positive progression routes.

Current projects include:
Talent Match, Links 4 Life, EFA Youth Contract, the Work Programme, SFA Skills Support for the Unemployed, London Councils ESF programmes, Barclays Bridges into Work, BNYMellon

Our Employment Training and Enterprise Programme:
| Schools | Youth and Apprenticeships | Adult Employment and Skills | Enterprise |